Consummate Balladeer Nicholas Bearde Sings Smooth Nat King Cole Classics at Upcoming SF Jazz Festival
"Sing, Sing A Song, Sing Out Loud, Sing Out Strong..." Nicholas Bearde at the San Francisco Jazz Festival June 2019. Tickets go on sale March 7, 2019. Get yours before they are sold out. Click the headline for details from Nicholas Bearde.
As a sponsor of their recent Healing and Hope event, National Council On Crime and Delinquency helped the Campaign for the Fair Sentencing of Youth celebrate its progress toward ending extreme prison sentences, including life without parole, for youthful offenders. Get details on this news and more...
Millennial Presidential Hopeful Pete Buttigieg and Mother Jones’ editor-in-chief Clara Jeffery join INFORUM at The Commonwealth Club
At 37 years old, Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg already has a few firsts under his belt. In 2011 and at the age of 29, he was elected mayor of South Bend, IN, making him the youngest mayor of a U.S. city with at least 100,000 residents, and the first openly gay municipal executive in Indiana. Join INFORUM for a conversation with the presidential hopeful, moderated by Mother Jones Editor-in-Chief Clara Jeffery, as they discuss Buttigieg’s quickly rising star, the importance of representation in American politics, and his desire to be the “fresh start” he feels our country needs.
Find out about the culture of Vietnam and economic opportunity. You are invited to the monthly meeting of the San Francisco Ho Chi Minh Sister City Committee. Click the headline for details.
San Francisco Bayview Newspapers Pays Tribute to Jeff Adachi, Gives OUSD Teacher Strike Updates, With News From Venezuela & More
Read the latest from the San Francisco Bayview Newspaper. Check out how you can keep the newspaper going to serve the Bay Area and the World. Click the headline.
Community News From Oakland, CA based Center of Hope Courtesy of LaNiece Jones Public Relations. Click title to read details.
"It is a paradox as Viet Nam was once regarded by the United States government as its enemy, was the country that prevailed when the war ended in 1975, and now plays the most important role of the host of this Summit." Anh Lê, who is of Vietnamese heritage, has worked with the Vietnamese American community in San Francisco, California and the Bay Area for many years, and is a writer and independent journalist.
Monday, February 25, 2019, the Capital Planning Committee (CPC) approved the proposed Capital Plan for Fiscal Years (FYs) 2020-2029, which includes a $300 million Affordable Housing Bond that was recently announced by Mayor London N. Breed. Under the proposed Capital Plan, the Bond is proposed for the November 2019 election. The Capital Plan now goes to the Board of Supervisors for approval.
Mayor London N. Breed issued the following statement regarding the passing of San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi, who died tonight at the age of 59. "I am saddened to announce that San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi passed away tonight. My heart goes out to his wife, Matsuko, his daughter, Lauren, and all his friends and family. As one of the few elected public defenders in our country, Jeff always stood up for those who didn't have a voice, have been ignored and overlooked, and who needed a real champion." Wright Enterprises extends condolences to the family and friends of Jeff Adachi.
This notice of the February 23rd event is courtesy of Sandra Varner, Varner PR Agency- Founder of Black Vines—A Toast to Black Wineries and Diverse Art®, will be on hand during the 8th Annual February winemakers event, in addition to participating winemakers and artists. The 2019 event returns to DeFremery Park (1651 Adeline St. in West Oakland), Saturday, February 23, from 1:00pm to 5:00pm, held indoors, Black Vines is complemented by jazz music, heavy hors d’oeuvres, art, and wine sampling. Visit www.blackvines.net for more details.